UPDATE 12:15 p.m.: A searcher found the missing woman safe near the Susquehanna River, a few miles from her home.
HALLSTEAD — State police in part of Susquehanna County are looking for a 76-year-old woman who went missing sometime Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities said Shelby Colwell left her home at Howard Emerson Apartments on Lackawanna Avenue in Hallstead around 4:00 p.m. She has not been seen since.
Colwell is 4’11” and has short white hair with blue eyes. She suffers from dementia and uses a cane. She was last seen wearing a red shirt with white and blue dragonfly designs.
Anyone with information on Colwell whereabouts is asked to call state police.